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Bruening Gets His Ride

Monday, March 31, 2008 11:38 PM EDT
Test well is exactly what "Knight Rider" did. The back-door pilot, starring former "All My Children" star Justin Bruening as Mike Traceur - KITT's new companion and the son of Michael Knight - scored the highest 18-49 rating (5.6/14) for a made-for-television movie, multiple-part movie or theatrical film on any network since the March 6, 2005 airing of "Their Eyes Were Watching God" on ABC. Both Variety and The Wall Street Journal are reporting that when NBC President Ben Silverman reveals the networks Fall 2008 schedule this Wednesday, "Knight Rider" will once again be a network television series. It's fully expected that both Bruening and the voice behind new KITT (now a Ford Mustang), Val Kilmer, will return to star in the series this fall.Bruening, now 28-years old, landed a job as a Abercrombie & Fitch model straight out of college. In the summer of 2003, Bruening began...

ATWT PreVUE: Week of March 31 Edition

Monday, March 31, 2008 11:35 AM EDT
The return of one's former love... Monday, March 31, 2008 12:39 PM | By Venus Stone(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Farewells, proposals, and a familiar face all hit the city of Oakdale...THIS WEEK ON:AS THE WORLDS TURNSLuke, not wanting to see Ameera be scrutinized about her relationship with Casey, he opts to tell the INS Agent that he's Casey's boyfriend. Emily sees red when she spots Chris and Allison having a bonding moment. When Emily trash talks Chris to Allison, Allison goes against Emily's warnings by asking him to come to Will and Gwen's farewell party. Chris makes amends with Wil and Gwen, as Sophie has a hard time saying good-bye to Hallie. After hearing about Noah and Ameera's situation with the INS Agent, Gwen tells them that they can move into the cottage.Emma stuns Lily and Holden by telling them that she wants to sell the farm....

My View of Llanview: March 30 Edition

Sunday, March 30, 2008 10:20 PM EDT
Back to the past Sunday, March 30, 2008 11:23 PM| By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) - A look back at Erika Slezak's early days in Llanview.Hello everyone. Student teaching is still keeping on my toes, so here is another article I found recently about "OLTL." Hope everyone is enjoying the beginnings of the spring season. I hope all these April showers bring plenty of May flowers. Now that spring is here, I can hardly wait for summer to begin. Due to that fact I am again taking a trip down memory lane with my column. My apologizes once more for the improtu column. The following article appeared in Daytime TV, in May 1972. It features Erika Slezak, and is about her parents, childhood, and landing a role on "One Life to Live." It was written...

OLTL PreVUE: Week of March 31 Edition

Sunday, March 30, 2008 8:15 PM EDT
Confessed secrets Sunday, March 30, 2008 9:33 PM | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Will Natalie reveal Jared's secret now that she knows the truth?THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVEBo and Nora reminisce while stranded on the side of the road. Lindsay's accusations that Bo and Nora still have unresolved feelings for one another gets under Clint's skin. Bo and Nora are rescued by Clint and Lindsay and the quad head for the lodge. Bo pleads with Lindsay to get over her jealousy of Nora. Lindsay, meanwhile, strikes a nerve while talking to Nora. Lindsay offers to help Clint with yet another crisis at BE. Nora and Lindsay butt heads when Lindsay accuses Nora of having feelings for both Clint and Bo.Starr confides in Langston that she may be pregnant with Cole's baby. Langston, meanwhile, pledges to stand by her best...

GL PreVUE: Week of March 31 Edition

Sunday, March 30, 2008 4:50 PM EDT
Springfield mourns the loss of a loved one... Sunday, March 30, 2008 5:59 PM | By Venus Stone(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The loss of a life saves another's...THIS WEEK ON:GUIDING LIGHTDinah makes plans to buy the Spaulding mansion and woo Mallet. Vanessa continues to get phone calls from her stalker, not knowing that Cyrus is the one behind the scenes. Harley is immediately asked to look into the matter. Marina learns of Cyrus's scheme and blackmails him into taking her out for her continued silence. Lizzie learns that Spaulding belongings are being auctioned off. When she runs into Ava, she gloats that she is moving in with Bill. Mallet becomes uneasy when he learns that Dinah bought the mansion.SAYING GOOD-BYE TO ONE OF THEIR OWN...Natalia and Harley rush to the hospital after receiving the news about Gus. As the doctors try to stabalize him, Jeffrey...

DAYS PreVUE: Week of March 31 Edition

Sunday, March 30, 2008 2:19 PM EDT
Returning home to stir things up... Sunday, March 30, 2008 3:25 PM | By Venus Stone(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Steve tries to save Hope and another familiar face shows up on Victor's doorstep...THIS WEEK ON:DAYS OF OUR LIVESAn immigration official keeps an eye on EJ and Sami, who must prove their marriage is true. When Kayla experiences pains, Lexie rushes to her aid to monitor her. Victor remembers some key information regarding Chloe and Brady. Chelsea is very much smitten with Daniel. Stephanie and Max share a tender kiss on the docks. Bo picks up on the obvious feelings Chelsea has for Daniel and immediately confronts the doctor. John decides it's time to have a face-off with the Kiriakis empire.AN UNEXPECTED RETURN...Ava finds Steve and takes him to Hope, who she still believes is Kayla. Once alone, Steve convinces Hope to...

Y&R PreVUE: Week of March 31 Edition

Sunday, March 30, 2008 1:50 PM EDT
Getting the cold shoulder... Sunday, March 30, 2008 2:55 PM | By Venus Stone(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- Someone finds themselves out in the cold, while another is lured back into temptation...THIS WEEK ON:THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESSVictor makes plans to visit in Los Angeles. Jana asks Amber to be in her wedding to Kevin. Jabot adds a new addition when Heather starts her new job. Jack doesn't want Alistar around, but Alistar has other plans. Amber makes the assumption that Lily could be pregnant. Adam and Nikki have an emotional discussion about Hope. Phyllis sets Adam straight about his flirtation. Victor shares a steamy kiss with Sabrina. Alistar pays a visit to Jill and Katherine.GLORIA GETS WHAT SHE WANTS AT A PRICE...Jack comes clean with Michael about his scheme against Gloria. Gloria finds herself falling in love with Jeffrey. Gloria and Kevin go...

AMC PreVUE: Week of March 31 Edition

Wednesday, March 26, 2008 10:32 AM EDT
Taking a Stand Thursday, March 27, 2008 8:36 AM | By Angela Rosa(SoapOperaNetwork.com) – Are the residents of Pine Valley making the right decisions or taking wrong turns this week?THIS WEEK ON: ALL MY CHILDRENTHE UPS & DOWNS OF TEAM WORKErica's deft knowledge of fashion forces the truck driver to rescind his threat of calling the cops. Erica tells Carmen the story of her humble beginnings as they settle in for the night at the discount superstore. Erica manages to release herself from her bind and snatch the gun after Carmen gives way to sleep. Kendall and Zach are relieved to hear from Erica but dismayed when she informs them that she's going to stick with Carmen for a bit longer to help her out. Erica holds her ground with Mando's mother, Louisa, who is none too pleased to have uninvited guests in her home. Carmen melts at the sight...

OLTL PreVUE: Week of March 24 Edition

Sunday, March 23, 2008 2:06 PM EDT
Like mother, like daughter Sunday, March 23, 2008 3:10 PM | By Scotty Gore(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- The apple doesn't fall far from the tree.THIS WEEK ON: ONE LIFE TO LIVEAdriana is ready to sever ties with Dorian, who begs her daughter for another chance. Adriana gives Dorian one last chance, but with strings attached--she must ensure that the wedding goes off without a hitch or she is out of her life for good. Rex and Jared come to blows at the diner. Layla informs Adriana of what happened between Jared and Rex. Gigi treats Shane to a special birthday breakfast, and dodges his questions about his father. Adriana proves she is her mother's daughter when she confronts Gigi and demands the name of Shane's father. Rex's curiosity is quipped when Dorian is overly nice to him. Just as Adriana is about to get the truth...

GL PreVUE: Week of March 24 Edition

Friday, March 21, 2008 3:39 PM EDT
Olivia's wish comes true... Friday, March 21, 2008 4:45 PM | By Venus Stone(SoapOperaNetwork.com) -- A dying woman may get several blessings in disguise...THIS WEEK ON:GUIDING LIGHTMallet offers to help Marina recover after the doctor tells him of her health. Harley finds herself in serious financial woes because of paying off Pheobe for Cyrus. Daisy decides to take up a hobby of creating fake IDs for cash in order to help pay for an apartment for her and Rafe. Ava signs final documents concerning Emma's custody. Lizzie and Bill make plans to be together, despite a looming Alan. Dinah pulls off the ultimate feat when Alan's left with absolutely nothing. Ava unsuccessfully tries to get a rise out of Lizzie where Bill is concerned. Gus buys a home for he and Natalia but Rafe ruins their happy moment.LITTLE MIRACLES COME OLIVIA'S WAY...When Olivia learns...